Youth Prevention and Education Outreach
The Youth Advisory Council is a student leadership group interested in staying substance-free and making a positive impact in their school and the community. Our youth councils work on prevention-related educational activities that are student-focused.
Project Alert and My Generation RX are programs aimed at teaching students to recognize and avoid the harmful physical, psychological, and social consequences of substance use and give them healthy alternatives to cope with these pressures using evidence-based curriculums.
Marketing for Social Change
Social marketing campaign designed to empower parents to help prevent underage drinking before it starts.
Social marketing campaign focused on preventing underage drinking among middle school students.
I Don't Vape
Ani-vaping communication campaign targeting high school students.
CPR is funded in whole or part by the Illinois Department of Human Services, Division of Substance Use Prevention and Recovery through a grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. The Regional Office of Education 21 serves as the administrative agent for the program.
Survey to help schools better understand students’ home life, social needs, school culture, substance use, etc. It is intended to inform programming, grant writing, and overall awareness.
To register for the IYS, visit the IYS website.
An annual event meant to promote public awareness regarding safe disposal of unused meds.